Interface3• We make attention grabbing digitalexperiences.• We use the latest technologies (augmentedreality, mobile games, Kinect, interactivetables) creatively to make things that standout.
• Tigerface creates collaborative learning gameson mobile platforms.• Our games support collaborative learning andfoster group-based problem solving skills inthe Primary School classroom.
Some stats• Started Interface3 in Nov 2009 (a week afterthesis submission). 3.5 years ago.• Grew from 1 person (just me) to 5 full timestaff and 2 part time/interns.• Turnover is well over 6 figures, and have haddouble digit year on year growth for the last 3years.
6 BITS OF ADVICE ON STARTING UPA BUSINESS(Listen to the bits you like, discard the ones that are irrelevant.)
• It is well known and well established that acompany can only move as quick as theCEO/Founder can learn.• As professional learners – you should bebetter than anyone else at this.
Reading list• Getting to Plan B, John Mullins and RandyKomisar• The Lean Startup, Eric Ries• The Startup Owner’s Manual, Steve Blank andBob Dorf• Do more Faster, David Cohen and Brad Feld• Rules for Revolutionaries, Guy Kawasaki
MOVE FAST. SPEED IS THE ONLYADVANTAGE OF BEING IN A SMALLCOMPANY.Number 4
• You will have 101 decisions that you have tomake every day.• Decide what is reversible, and what is not.Then make the decisions quick and movequickly.• If you’re not moving fast enough to breaksomething, then you’re doing it wrong.